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  • 9 Comfortable Tented Suites
  • Kariega Game Reserve
  • Exceptional Big Five Viewing
  • Highly Popular & Excellently Rated
  • Sandy Beaches of Kenton-On-Sea;
  • Luxury Apartments

The private game reserve of Kariega is set in the pristine wilderness of the Kariega River Valley in the Eastern Cape, bordered by the picturesque Kariega and Bushmans Rivers. Covering 10,000ha of beautiful and diverse bushveld, Kariega Game Reserve offers abundant game including lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, hippo, hyena, giraffe, zebra and numerous antelope species.

Located in an untouched part of Kariega is Settlers Drift, a unique tented safari camp offering 5-star luxury. Settlers Drift Lodge comprises nine spacious tented suites, each with stunning views and secluded viewing decks.

Gazing down from the decks overlooking the Bushman’s River, it feels as if time has stood still since the 1820 Settlers first discovered this valley as they guided their wagons across the river, hence the camp’s name.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The five star flagship lodge
  • Malaria-free Big Five game-viewing
  • Diverse range of other activities
  • Located at the Kariega Private Game Reserve
  • Sandy beaches of Kenton-on-Sea
  • Luxury apartments

Facilities

General

  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Library
  • Internet Access
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Business Centre
  • Malaria Free
  • 24-hour Security
  • Secure Parking

Rooms

Room typeFeaturesRates
Luxury Tented Suite
Luxury Tented Suite
Luxury Tented Suite

Available: 9 Suites

Unit Sleeps: 2 adults

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Fan
  • Lounge Area
  • Balcony / Deck
  • En-Suite
  • Shower
  • Mini Bar
  • Pure Cotton Linen
  • Hair Dryer
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Internet
  • Heater
  • Safe
  • Verandah
  • More

    FROM R8400

    TO R17925

    Per person per night sharing

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    Activities

    Kariega offers a lot of activities such as alfresco dinners in the lantern-lit boma at night and a range of spa treatments during the day as well as morning and evening open vehicle game drives. Kariega offers walking safaris close to abundant plains game, arrival by river cruises with its excellent birding, as well as canoeing, fly-fishing, and birding.

    The birdlife along the river banks is excellent with martial and crowned eagles soaring above you and the plaintiff cry of the fish eagle often heard. The nearby sandy beaches of Kenton-on-Sea are less than 15 minutes drive away. Alternatively, you can just relax by the pool or on your spacious deck and do absolutely nothing!

    • Game Drives
    • River Cruise
    • Guided Safari Walks
    • Canoeing
    • Fishing
    • Wellness Centre (Sala)
    • River Safari Trips

    Rates

    Low Season

    DatesRoom TypeBoard BasisRate
    01 May 2020 - 30 Sep 2020Luxury Tented SuitePer person per night sharing From R8400
    Per person per night single From R12600

    High Season

    DatesRoom TypeBoard BasisRate
    01 Jan 2020 - 10 Jan 2020Luxury Tented SuitePer person per night sharing From R11300
    Per person per night single From R16950
    11 Jan 2020 - 31 Jan 2020Luxury Tented SuitePer person per night sharing From R11200
    Per person per night single From R16800
    01 Feb 2020 - 29 Feb 2020Luxury Tented SuitePer person per night sharing From R11950
    Per person per night single From R17925
    01 Mar 2020 - 30 Apr 2020Luxury Tented SuitePer person per night sharing From R11200
    Per person per night single From R16800
    01 Oct 2020 - 17 Dec 2020Luxury Tented SuitePer person per night sharing From R11200
    Per person per night single From R16800
    18 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020Luxury Tented SuitePer person per night sharing From R11950
    Per person per night single From R17925
    01 Jan 2021 - 10 Jan 2021Luxury Tented SuitePer person per night sharing From R11950
    Per person per night single From R17925

    INCLUDED IN THE RATES

    The all­-inclusive rate per person per night includes:

    • Tented accommodation
    • Morning & evening game drives / river cruises 
    • Three meals daily 
    • Bush/nature walks / Canoeing (subject to availability)
    • Selected house drinks
    • Teas & coffees       
    From R8400 per person sharing
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